[Beowulf] Re: Kerberos + HPC
d.love at liverpool.ac.uk
Tue Aug 12 09:06:09 PDT 2008
Prentice Bisbal <prentice at ias.edu> writes:
> John Hearns wrote:
>> Kerberos is heavily used at CERN.
[As far as I know, the main issue at HEP sites is acquiring tokens for
AFS. Obviously Kerberos is used all over the place.]
>> They have a solution for that issue -
>> the job can ask for an extension to the tickets.
>> Sorry, I don't have a reference handy but its worth documenting this for
>> the list.
> If ANYONE has more information on how this is done at CERN, I'd be very
> interested in hearing about it. I know, I know... GIYF...
The DESY solution with Grid Engine is discussed at
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